Wednesday

MEET A RANGER

10th July to 8th September 2023 - National Park Valleys

The Hohe Tauern National Park encompasses many of Austria's most precious landscapes, from the majestic peak of the Grossvenediger in the west to the steppe-like slopes in the east. Meet and join the people who protect our National Park. Learn more about the natural treasures of the National Park and how you can help preserve them for future generations. 

The alpine marmot, also known as the "Mankei", lives in families in underground burrows. | © NPHT, Foto Rieder
Meeting point The junior rangers in the information huts will tell you exactly where to meet the National Park ranger.
Period from 9 am to 4 pm
Where? Habachtal Bramberg, Stubachtal Rudolfsh√ľtte Uttendorf/Wei√üsee, Kaprunertal

KING OF THE SKIES

10th July to 4th September 2024 - Raurisertal valley

In 1986, the first bearded vulture in the Alps was released in the Krumltal valley to reintroduce the once-extinct "king of the skies". During the excursion through the wild and romantic Krumltal valley, you may be lucky enough to see bearded vultures, griffon vultures, black vultures, golden eagles and other wildlife.

© Lichtfarben

Meeting point

8.45 am parking lot - info hut Krumltal valley

Duration

approx. 4 hours (3 hrs. walking time | medium) 

Charge

adult ‚ā¨ 22.00 | child & youth (10-16 years) accompanied by parents free of charge | excl. feeder service

Free

with the guest card or Nationalpark Sommercard (excl. feeder service) 

Equipment

Sturdy shoes, rain and sun protaction, backpack with drinks and snacks, suitable clothing

Registration

not necessary

GLOCKNER BUS - BUS TOUR

29th May to 29th September 2024 - Grossglockner high alpine road

The Grossglockner high alpine road is one of the most impressive and beautiful scenic roads in Europe. A special driving pleasure by car, motorbike or completely relaxed with the Glockner Bus into the incomparable world of experience in the heart of the Hohe Tauern National Park. The bus tour is accompanied by an experienced and knowledgeable National Park ranger. 

Grossglockner Bus Tour | © Großglockner Hochalpenstraße AG, Foto Michael Königshofer

Departure

9.30 am Bus terminal indoor swimming pool, Zell am See

Return

Departure from Kaiser Franz-Josefs-Höhe at 3 pm

Charge

adult ‚ā¨ 48.00 | children ‚ā¨ 28.50 | one ride ‚ā¨ 34.00 | bicycle transport (on request) ‚ā¨ 11.00

Registration

until 3 pm the day before by phone +43 6542 21060

Info Glockner bus